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  • one year ago

Andrew estimated the weight of his dog to be 60 lb. The dog’s actual weight was 68 lb. What was the percent error in Andrew’s estimate? Round your answer to the nearest tenth of a percent.

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  1. gabbyalicorn
    • one year ago
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    68-60 = 8 ?

  2. gabbyalicorn
    • one year ago
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    Um, hello...

  3. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Hello

  4. jabez177
    • one year ago
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    Off topic.

  5. gabbyalicorn
    • one year ago
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    ^.^ ikr

  6. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    do 60 divided by 8

  7. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    And your answer will be?

  8. jabez177
    • one year ago
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    Brain smart. I'll give you a go. I'll watch.

  9. gabbyalicorn
    • one year ago
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    7.5

  10. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Thanks this is my first time

  11. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    ok 7.5

  12. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    now move the decimal 2 places to the left and what is the number?

  13. gabbyalicorn
    • one year ago
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    75.

  14. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Almost

  15. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Sorry if i am confusin you i am new to this stuff

  16. jabez177
    • one year ago
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    Two spaces to the right.

  17. gabbyalicorn
    • one year ago
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    -3- wait so.... 750. ?

  18. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    No

  19. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    move 2 decimal places to the left to get a %

  20. gabbyalicorn
    • one year ago
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    .75

  21. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Dam I just got myself confused

  22. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    let me do the math give me a sec

  23. gabbyalicorn
    • one year ago
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    k

  24. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    ok i got the answer

  25. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    so you divide 60lb by 8

  26. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    and get 7.5

  27. gabbyalicorn
    • one year ago
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    right..

  28. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    round that to the nearest 10th

  29. gabbyalicorn
    • one year ago
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    8.0

  30. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    correct

  31. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    now move the decimal over 2 places left

  32. gabbyalicorn
    • one year ago
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    .080

  33. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    correct now you have the error percent

  34. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    so the answer will be?

  35. gabbyalicorn
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    80%

  36. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    close

  37. gabbyalicorn
    • one year ago
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    .80%

  38. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    0.08 is what percent?

  39. gabbyalicorn
    • one year ago
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    8%

  40. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Correct! :D

  41. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    that is the answer

  42. gabbyalicorn
    • one year ago
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    :D hazaa!

  43. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    :D YAY

  44. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    any more?

  45. gabbyalicorn
    • one year ago
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    yes alot more sorry :(

  46. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    its fine

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